Locus Online Features: Cory Doctorow: Artist Rights

Frankly, the only way to police the net for infringement is to throttle it. And thats exactly what the proactive policing that many artists are calling for would do. […]

Not only is this the height of arrogance ” “Shut up about your life and everything important to you so that I can Make Art” ” its also major bad news for artists.

Cory is on fine form explaining the paradoxes of being seduced by snake-oil promises of “protection” in this article for SF Writers’ magazine Locus.